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Nottingham Garden Centre, Former Stable Block to Wilford House

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton North, City of Nottingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9263 / 52°55'34"N

Longitude: -1.1606 / 1°9'38"W

OS Eastings: 456528

OS Northings: 336869

OS Grid: SK565368

Mapcode National: GBR 8HY.FDX

Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.4QM0

Entry Name: Nottingham Garden Centre, Former Stable Block to Wilford House

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247228

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456500

Location: Nottingham, NG11

County: City of Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton North

Built-Up Area: West Bridgford

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Wilford

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


NOTTINGHAM

SK53NE CLIFTON LANE, Wilford
646-1/7/155 (North side)
12/07/72 Nottingham Garden Centre, former
stable block to Wilford House
(Formerly Listed as:
CLIFTON LANE, Wilford
Stable building at Wilford House)

II

Stable block, now a garden centre. 1781, altered late C20.
Designed by William Henderson of Loughborough and built by
Samuel Stretton. Red brick, with ashlar dressings and hipped
slate roof with 2 ridge stacks. Rendered plinth, impost band,
ashlar and brick dentillated eaves. 2 storeys; 5 window range.
Original openings have rubbed brick heads and surrounds.
Projecting central entrance bay with pediment containing a
round window. Elliptical arched carriage opening with wooden
double gates. Above, a rectangular blank flanked by round
blanks. Beyond, on each side, 2 round arches, blank to right.
To left, an inserted door and 2 glazing bar windows.
Above, to right, 2 original shallow casements. To left, 2
plain sashes. Irregular rear ranges, mostly reglazed.
A former ancillary building to Wilford House (qv).
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London:
1979-: 272).


Listing NGR: SK5652836869

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Description


NOTTINGHAM

SK53NE CLIFTON LANE, Wilford
646-1/7/155 (North side)
12/07/72 Nottingham Garden Centre, former
stable block to Wilford House
(Formerly Listed as:
CLIFTON LANE, Wilford
Stable building at Wilford House)

II

Stable block, now a garden centre. 1781, altered late C20.
Designed by William Henderson of Loughborough and built by
Samuel Stretton. Red brick, with ashlar dressings and hipped
slate roof with 2 ridge stacks. Rendered plinth, impost band,
ashlar and brick dentillated eaves. 2 storeys; 5 window range.
Original openings have rubbed brick heads and surrounds.
Projecting central entrance bay with pediment containing a
round window. Elliptical arched carriage opening with wooden
double gates. Above, a rectangular blank flanked by round
blanks. Beyond, on each side, 2 round arches, blank to right.
To left, an inserted door and 2 glazing bar windows.
Above, to right, 2 original shallow casements. To left, 2
plain sashes. Irregular rear ranges, mostly reglazed.
A former ancillary building to Wilford House (qv).
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London:
1979-: 272).


Listing NGR: SK5652836869

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